The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Suffolk region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 23 38 52
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 39 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 8.01% 3.99% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.04% 4.12% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 35 16 6
Median salary £29,500 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £40,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Test Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
485 413 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 99.59% 96.95% 98.56%
Number of salaries quoted 434 360 360
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Suffolk region.

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Suffolk

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +16 25 £30,000 -20.00% 7
Bury St Edmunds -13 5 £32,500 -15.58%
Stowmarket - 1 £25,000 - 1
Test Analyst
East of England

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 50 (60.24%) ISEB
2 45 (54.22%) QA
3 35 (42.17%) Test Scripting
4 33 (39.76%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (30.12%) Manual Testing
6 24 (28.92%) SQL
6 24 (28.92%) SDLC
7 23 (27.71%) Automation Testing
8 21 (25.30%) Finance
9 20 (24.10%) ISTQB
10 16 (19.28%) Automated Testing
11 15 (18.07%) C#
12 13 (15.66%) Selenium
13 12 (14.46%) Java
13 12 (14.46%) Oracle
14 11 (13.25%) Windows
14 11 (13.25%) Games
14 11 (13.25%) Online Games
14 11 (13.25%) Test Automation
15 9 (10.84%) Process Improvement
15 9 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (9.64%) Test Planning
16 8 (9.64%) Data Protection
16 8 (9.64%) Asset Management
16 8 (9.64%) Scrum
17 7 (8.43%) HP
17 7 (8.43%) HP UFT
17 7 (8.43%) Client/Server
17 7 (8.43%) Software Testing
17 7 (8.43%) HP Quality Center

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (15.66%) Selenium
2 7 (8.43%) HP UFT
3 6 (7.23%) JIRA
3 6 (7.23%) SoapUI
4 5 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.82%) JMeter
5 4 (4.82%) LoadUI
6 1 (1.20%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.20%) Calabash
6 1 (1.20%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.20%) JUnit
6 1 (1.20%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (25.30%) Finance
2 11 (13.25%) Games
3 1 (1.20%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.23%) SOAP
2 1 (1.20%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Online Games
2 9 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.43%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.61%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.20%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.25%) Windows
2 1 (1.20%) Android
2 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (42.17%) Test Scripting
2 33 (39.76%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (30.12%) Manual Testing
4 24 (28.92%) SDLC
5 23 (27.71%) Automation Testing
6 16 (19.28%) Automated Testing
7 11 (13.25%) Test Automation
8 9 (10.84%) Process Improvement
9 8 (9.64%) Asset Management
9 8 (9.64%) Data Protection
9 8 (9.64%) Scrum
9 8 (9.64%) Test Planning
10 7 (8.43%) Agile Testing
10 7 (8.43%) Non-Functional Testing
10 7 (8.43%) Software Testing
11 6 (7.23%) Regression Testing
12 5 (6.02%) System Testing
12 5 (6.02%) Test Management
13 3 (3.61%) Technical Analysis
14 2 (2.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.92%) SQL
2 15 (18.07%) C#
3 12 (14.46%) Java
4 6 (7.23%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.20%) Perl
5 1 (1.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 50 (60.24%) ISEB
2 20 (24.10%) ISTQB
3 4 (4.82%) Degree
4 2 (2.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (54.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (8.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (14.46%) Oracle
2 7 (8.43%) HP
3 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + 13% Bonus + Pension + Training
Posted: 21 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits + training/progression
Posted: 16 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £15,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £30500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stowmarket
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £23 - £27k upon experience + good benefits
Posted: 21 days ago